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One of my neighbors was looking for a way to make extra money and started a sideline business as a mobile car repair service. He got a lot of business on referrals because he’d go to people’s homes and perform minor repairs and tune ups right in their driveway. The service was popular because it solved a problem for people they didn’t have to leave their car at a service station for a day when it needed minor repairs..

That good for Apple, though, because the iPhone maker would be adding mobile payments as a feature, not making them its central business. Like iTunes, which until recently was run at cost, and iCloud, which gives out five gigabytes of storage for free, a payments service wouldn be expected to turn a profit. Instead, it would simply be a nice feature that helps sell more iPhones.

For instance, are the luggage products you sell lighter? Does your environmentally friendly lawn service make lawns greener, “naturally”?Form strategic alliances with other businesses. Look for businesses that reach your target market and consider ways you can work together. Whether you actively market each other’s services, or team up to jointly work on clients’ jobs, strategic alliances can extend your reach and firm up your bottom line.Segment your market and create products or develop specialties that appeal specifically to the needs of each segment.Adapt your ads, flyers and pitches for different market segments.

Always been in the arts community, Vautour said. Didn think this kind of stuff was still going on where people were still excluded, because in the arts, everyone is accepted. Good to make everyone feel included, Vautour continued. This is honestly outside my normal writing genre and style, some of both I hope can shine once I figure out what kind of central focus I want to have for a series. Both of these first two were also written in the middle of the night because they were driving a creative fever in my brain and wouldn let me sleep until I had spit them out. The next few installments are being crafted with much more care and consideration..